Joy Kim

Librarian. Book Reviewer. Coffee Addict.

Disclosure Policy

I adhere to the following disclosure guidelines when writing for this website:

  • Any reviews based on complimentary materials from the publisher or creator are identified as such by a disclosure at the end of the article. It generally takes the form of “Review copy provided by [source],” though I will provide more details if that seems appropriate. The absence of such a disclosure indicates I accessed the material in some other manner, such as purchasing it with my own funds or borrowing it from a friend or library.
  • If I am personally acquainted with the creator, editor, or publisher of the material I am reviewing or discussing, I will disclose that information in my review.
  • Any endorsements of materials, such as positive reviews or links to retailers, are based solely on my own personal and professional opinion. I do not receive any compensation for such endorsements, and they are not made in exchange for sample materials.